Hon. Dakuku Peterside Overseas Post-Graduate Scholarship 2014/2015



This is to inform the general public and especially indigenes of the Andoni and Opobo/Nkoro Local Government Areas, Rivers State that the Andoni-Opobo-Nkoro Economic Zone Development Foundation is inviting them to participate in the Hon. Dakuku Peterside Overseas Post-Graduate (12-month Masters Degree) Scholarship Programme for 2014/2015 academic session.

List of Institutions and Courses

University of Aberdeen, United kingdom

  • Energy and Environmental Law
  • Oil and Gas Engineering

Kingston University, London

  • Architecture (Design)
  • Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Environmental Law and Sustainability

University of Bristol, United Kingdom

  • Economics/Public Policy
  • Translational and Cardiovascular Medicine

University of London

  • Education and Technology

University of Bedfordshire

  • Applied Computing and Information Technology
  • Information Management and Security

Anglia Ruskin University

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electronic/Electrical Engineering
  • Information and Communication Technology

University of Kent, United Kingdom

  • Reproductive Medicine

Scholarship Requirements

  • Candidate must be an indigene of Andoni or Opobo/Nkoro Local Government Area of Rivers State
  • Not above 35 years of age
  • Graduate of a recognized University with not Less than Second-Class Lower Division at the under-graduate Level in the courses Listed above
  • Year of graduation not earlier than 2004 academic session
  • Must have gained admission to study any of the courses in the institutions listed above for the 2014/2015 academic session

Scholarship Application Closing Date
9th May, 2014

Scholarship Method Of Application

  • Application forms can be physically collected and submitted at the designated points listed below:
S/N Designated Point Contact Person Phone Number
1 Office of the Chairman,
Andoni Local Government Council, Ngo Town, Rivers State
Callistus w.Oke 08139210901
2 Office of the Secretary,
Opodo-Nkoro Local Government Council, Opobo Town, Rivers State
Sunny J. Pepple 08033096204
3 Room 342, Old Pan African Bank Building, 3 Azikiwe Road, Port Harcourt Chief Gad Harry Ekpirikpo 08033401416
4 Faculty of Technical and Science Education, Annex 1, RSUT, Port Harcourt Dr. (Mrs) Boma I. Dambo 08033415678
5 Foisi Global Investment Ltd., 2nd Floor, 55 Old Aba Road (Behind Shandee’s Fast Food), Rumuomasi, Port Harcourt Emmanuel Sampson 08032389555
  • Candidates are required to register their names and sign in the notebook provided at the submission centres (for manual submission of forms only)
  • Candidates are advised to ensure that active contact phone number(s) and/or email addresses are stated in the application form

Important Information on Application Timeline

S/N. Information Timeline
1. Collection of application forms Monday, 18th November, 2013 – Friday 17th January, 2014
2. Return of completed Application form Monday, 24th February, 2014 – Friday 9th May, 2014

Candidates should attach photocopies of the following documents:

  • Local Government Identification Certificate
  • Letter of Identification from Applicant’s Traditional Ruler
  • Birth Certificate/Age declaration
  • Secondary School Certificate
  • Degree Certificate
  • 2014/2015 Post Graduate Admission Letter

for further enquires, please contact:
Barr. Njideka Amadi-Oparaeli (Programme Manager)
08030658869, Email: mails4njiks@yahoo.com


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